Ghost Stories for Young and Old

Ghostly reads, both fact and fiction, for the curious and the brave.

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20th Century Ghosts
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hill, Joe
Call Number:
F Hill
Description:

A compilation of imaginative, surreal, and macabre short fiction.

A Terrifying Taste of Short & Shivery: Thirty Creepy Tales
Artist/Author/Cast:
San Souci, Robert D.; Coville, Katherine (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J398.25 S2295t 2004
Description:

Eerie to downright scary tales that will scare anyone attending a slumber party or sitting around a campfire.

A Winter Haunting
Artist/Author/Cast:
Simmons, Dan
Call Number:
F Simmons
Description:

Strange things begin to happen when Professor Stewart leases the empty farmhouse of a long dead friend who was murdered.

Dial-a-Ghost
Artist/Author/Cast:
Ibbotson, Eva; Hawkes, Kevin (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Ibbotson
Description:

When the Dial-a-Ghost agency, which finds good homes for ghosts, mixes up two requests, it's orphan Oliver's lucky day!

Familiar and Haunting: Collected Stories
Artist/Author/Cast:
Pearce, Philippa
Call Number:
YP F Pearce
Description:

Thirty-seven haunting tales about animals, ghosts, and everyday life seen and experienced by children.

Ghost Hunt: Chilling Tales of the Unknown
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hawes, Jason; Wilson, Grant; Dokey, Cameron (As told to)
Call Number:
JF Hawes
Description:

A collection of stories for young readers, based upon investigations of the supernatural.

Ghost Hunters: William James  and the Search for Scientific Proof of Life after Death
Artist/Author/Cast:
Blum, Deborah
Call Number:
133.9 B6584g 2006
Description:

Turn-of-the-century intellectuals pursued the paranormal in an attempt to bridge the gap between faith and science.

Ghost: Investigating the Other Side
Artist/Author/Cast:
Ramsland, Katherine M.; Ramsland, Katherine
Call Number:
133.10973 R1785g
Description:

Real-life ghost hunters reveal their high and low-tech methods for rooting out spirits.

Gilda Joyce: The Ladies of the Lake
Artist/Author/Cast:
Allison, Jennifer
Call Number:
YP F Allison
Description:

Psychic investigator Gilda Joyce investigates the drowning death of a student whose ghost supposedly haunts the campus.

How to Hunt Ghosts: A Practical Guide
Artist/Author/Cast:
Warren, Joshua P.
Call Number:
133.1 W2885h 2003
Description:

Join the pros and investigate ghosts as an expert with insiders' tips and techniques.

Locked in Time
Artist/Author/Cast:
Duncan, Lois
Call Number:
YP F Duncan
Description:

Nore enters a terrifying world of trouble as she learns things about her new family and their strange home.

Look For Me By Moonlight
Artist/Author/Cast:
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Call Number:
YP F Hahn
Description:

In a remote Maine town, sixteen-year-old Cynda is attracted to a mysterious stranger and falls under his power.

New-Slain Knight
Artist/Author/Cast:
Grabien, Deborah
Call Number:
F Grabien
Description:

A tragedy in 1481 Cornwall creates an eerie and potentially fatal situation for a modern-day family.

Ninth Key
Artist/Author/Cast:
Carroll, Jenny
Call Number:
YP F Cabot
Description:

Susannah Simon, a go-between for ghosts and the living, is asked by a ghost to deliver a strange message.

Phantom Felines and Other Ghostly Animals
Artist/Author/Cast:
Dunwich, Gerina
Call Number:
133.14 P5352 2006
Description:

True stories that present a chilling picture of animal spirits that still walk among the living.

Shade of the Tree
Artist/Author/Cast:
Anthony, Piers
Call Number:
F Anthony
Description:

Ghosts haunt Joshua Pinson and his two children when they move to an estate they inherited from an eccentric uncle.

Specters in Doorways: The History & Hauntings of Utah
Call Number:
133.12 D9242s 2003
Description:

Tune into some of Utah's ghosts as you go back in time and experience events from the past.

Tamsin
Artist/Author/Cast:
Beagle, Peter S.
Call Number:
F Beagle
Description:

Jennifer is new to England. Tamsin died over 300 years ago. Now the two young women are about to meet.

The Case for Ghosts: An Objective Look at the Paranormal
Artist/Author/Cast:
Danelek, J. Allan
Call Number:
133.1 D1792c 2006
Description:

Find out whether or not ghosts actually exist using the perspectives of science, psychology, history, and logic.

The Ghost Writer
Artist/Author/Cast:
Harwood, John
Call Number:
F Harwood
Description:

Gerard Freeman is obsessed with the manuscript of a century-old ghost story written by his grandmother.

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